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2018 Schedule
5th in SEC
Versatility on Tide's squad excites Johnson (2:25)
Memorable moments from Media Day (1:56)
Alabama basketball wants to 'be on the big stage' (5:24)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Avery Johnson said this team is louder and talks more. "We liked to text on the court a lot last year. And you can't do that, because your cell phones aren't allowed.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Avery Johnson on Collin Sexton: "This guy is as fast as anybody I've ever seen, on the collegiate or pro level."

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Preseason Media Poll: Kentucky, Florida, Texas A&M, Alabama, Missouri, Arkansas, Vanderbilt, Georgia, Auburn, Ole Miss, South Carolina, Mississippi State, Tennessee, LSU.

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

Breaking news in recruiting: Point guard Jared Butler tells ESPN he is headed to Alabama. Butler sits at no.83 overall in the ESPN 100. This is the first commitment for Avery Johnson and staff in 2018. A Scout's Take is on the way.

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11dAlex Scarborough

Bama's Johnson: No eligibility concerns for team

In the wake of the resignation of associate AD Kobie Baker, who was questioned by the school in connection to an FBI investigation into corruption, Alabama coach Avery Johnson said the program is being proactive with 'all the proper authorities.'

Stallings reflects on the Tide, Bear Bryant (4:11)

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

Top 60 prospect Tre Mann told ESPN that he holds offers from. Florida, Florida State, Memphis, Tennessee, UCF, USF, Georgia Tech, Texas A&M, Alabama & LSU. Mann is a scoring point guard with elevation, range and accuracy on his jump shot.

Would another Alabama-Clemson title game be good for CFP? (0:45)
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26dJeff Goodman

Alabama associate AD resigns amid probe

Alabama associate AD Kobie Baker, who oversaw all areas of Alabama's basketball administration, has resigned after the school questioned him about being linked to the ongoing FBI college basketball investigation. Baker previously worked for the NCAA.

Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer 

Alabama officials announced Wednesday night that basketball administrator Kobie Baker resigned after an internal review, following the FBI's arrest of four assistant coaches at other schools on Tuesday. Alabama AD Greg Byrne said the review did not reveal any SEC or NCAA violations, nor did it find that any other staff members were involved. Baker is a former NCAA assistant director of enforcement for basketball development.

SEC Storied: Courage Matters - Wendell Hudson (0:48)

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

Espn 100 Jared Butler is taking an official visit to Baylor this weekend. He has taken trips to Virginia and Alabama. Butler is highly competitive and equally adept at scoring or facilitating. His basketball IQ is evident as is his 3-point shooting which will help him play anywhere on the perimeter.

'It's going to be a historical year for the SEC' (3:58)
Alabama, Auburn basketball continue summer tours (0:41)
Summer Tour: SEC basketball (0:44)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Team Thad (Robert Woodard, Tyler Harris, Javian Fleming) drawing a crowd. Billy Kennedy, Alabama, Cincinnati, Ole Miss, Iowa State, Mississippi State.

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

Top 100 prospect Will Richardson tells Espn that he is hearing from Georgia, Georgia Tech, Auburn, Alabama, Miami and Virginia. Big PG with instincts to score and facilitate.

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Johnson: We Embrace The Challege That UK Provides

Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich talk to Alabama coach Avery Johnson about the Crimson Tide taking the next step, embracing the challenge Kentucky provides the SEC and much more.

Team Stats

Points Per Game68.5284th
Rebounds Per Game39.0Tied-27th
Assists Per Game11.5296th
Points Allowed64.728th

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Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record21-20
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances20